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Definition of "sangaree" []

  • A sweet chilled beverage made of wine or other alcoholic liquor and grated nutmeg. (noun)
  • See sangria. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "sangaree" in a sentence
  • "But, when we became better acquainted — which was while Charker and I were drinking sugar-cane sangaree, which she made in a most excellent manner — I found that her Christian name was Isabella, which they shortened into Bell, and that the name of the deceased non-commissioned officer was Tott."
  • "I emptied the last of the sangaree into the two pint tumblers out of which we were drinking, and holding mine up, said,"
  • "“Excellent Sir,” said I, “I have;” and that very evening, as we sat over our cups of tertullia (sangaree),"